To maintain the necessary delicate balance of work, play, unique spirit, creative insight and much more in every class, every day, we ensure that our teachers get frequent recharge pills in the form of training workshops and fun-filled session throughout the year! The training programmes (in house as well as out of town full day workshops in cities around Vadodara & Mumbai), include – curriculum & planning, leadership and management, self improvement, language enhancement, teaching aids and creativity skills, ICT, new trends and global perspectives, Counselling, Life skills, Health & Wellness, inter alia.
For energizers, the teachers engage in sports, yoga, picnics, movies, artworks, theatre and zumba classes.
Some of the recently held sessions include
- Building a School Culture by Mrs R Tandon
- Mindfulness and Heartfulness sessions conducted by Mr Bimal Mehta and Col Kaistha
- Krishnamurti Sessions by Ms. Sadhana Chhabra
- Language Enhancement Session by Dr. Amita Shah & Ms Ishita Verma
- Personality and Etiquette sessions by Ms Lily Modi
- Drama and Literary Works – by Rachit Shah, Vidhi Pandit, Kimberly McArthur
- Staff Health Programmes – by Dr Meeta Saxena, Dr Roopal Panchani
- Non-violent Communication – Dr Penny Vine (USA)
In addition, since its inception in 2011, the STK IIS staff have kept themselves updated with good practices and educational trends at the local and national level. For this, each year a team of teachers makes School visits of 1-2 days to visit, meet and exchange ideas on schooling and systems with the staff of other reputed schools.
Workshop is a celebration of knowledge and it gives the teachers a greater understanding of the responsibilities within their role, and in turn builds their confidence. S.S teachers got an opportunity to attend a workshop that was organized by Swaminarayan Vidhyapith (Karamsad) in collaboration with Waymade College. Smita Singh Ma’am and Hetal Patel Ma’am attended … Read More Enrichment Program-“Strategies to Enhance Social Science Learning”
St. Kabir IIS mentors Ms. Priya Jaison and Ms. Jayshree Hande were privileged to attend One day CBSE Capacity Building Programme on Life Skills organized by COE, Central Board of Secondary Education, Ajmer. It was held on 27th November, 2018 at Sri Sathya Sai Vidyaniketan, Navsari Gujarat.
Ms. Bhavna Tandon and Ms.Manjari Mathur attended the workshop on Remodelled Structure of Assessment at NISV on 12th Oct’18. It was a Capacity Building Programme organised by coe, Ajmer ,to familiarize teachers teaching in the Secondary and Higher Secondary sections about the assessment pattern.
Supriya Trivedi attended the Capacity Building Programme on CLASSROOM MANAGEMENT organised by COE-Ajmer which was scheduled on 28th & 29TH August at Sri Swaminarayan Gurukul Public School, Ankleshwar. These were 2 exciting days with sessions full of fun activities, games, role plays, poster making and enriching content conducted by eminent Principals. She replicated the sessions … Read More Capacity Building Programme
With growing concern over the lack of gender sensitisation among the youth, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), had organised a one day ‘Capacity Building Program’ on gender sensitivity for teachers to enable them to ensure unbiased participation of both boys and girls in the learning process. The program aimed at equipping the teachers … Read More Gender Sensitivity Workshop
PE teachers of STK-IIS attended CPR and First Aid Training on 27th February, 2018 at Department of Psychology, MS University, Vadodara. The entire training session was very interactive and fruitful. They learnt the following skills of CPR: – How to identify unconscious people after accident -How to provide cardio-pulmonary Resuscitation. -How to identify fracture symptoms … Read More CPR and First Aid Training